Sports teams worldwide ranked by average annual pay per player 2017/18

Sports teams worldwide by average annual pay per player in 2017/18 (in million U.S. dollars)*

Sports teams worldwide ranked by average annual pay per player 2017/18 The statistic ranks sports teams from all over the world by the average pay per player in the 2017/18 season. The FC Barcelona of the NBA had the highest average player salary with players making an average of 13.76 million U.S. dollars in 2016/17.
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Sports teams worldwide by average annual pay per player in 2017/18 (in million U.S. dollars)*

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Pay per player in million U.S. dollars
FC Barcelona (La Liga)13.75
Real Madrid (La Liga)10.64
Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)10.33
Golden State Warriors (NBA)10.29
Washington Wizards (NBA)10.04
Toronto Raptors (NBA)9.97
Houston Rockets (NBA)9.85
Miami Heat (NBA)9.26
Juventus Turin (Serie A)8.85
Manchester United (EPL)8.6
Charlotte Hornets (NBA)8.59
Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)8.51
Boston Celtics (NBA)8.44
Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)8.43
Bayern Munich (Bundesliga)8.36
Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)8.26
Atletico Madrid (La Liga)8.1
Paris Saint-Germain (Ligue 1)8.03
Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)8.02
Manchester City (EPL)8.02
Pay per player in million U.S. dollars
FC Barcelona (La Liga)13.75
Real Madrid (La Liga)10.64
Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)10.33
Golden State Warriors (NBA)10.29
Washington Wizards (NBA)10.04
Toronto Raptors (NBA)9.97
Houston Rockets (NBA)9.85
Miami Heat (NBA)9.26
Juventus Turin (Serie A)8.85
Manchester United (EPL)8.6
Charlotte Hornets (NBA)8.59
Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)8.51
Boston Celtics (NBA)8.44
Portland Trail Blazers (NBA)8.43
Bayern Munich (Bundesliga)8.36
Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)8.26
Atletico Madrid (La Liga)8.1
Paris Saint-Germain (Ligue 1)8.03
Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)8.02
Manchester City (EPL)8.02
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The statistic ranks sports teams from all over the world by the average pay per player in the 2017/18 season. The FC Barcelona of the NBA had the highest average player salary with players making an average of 13.76 million U.S. dollars in 2016/17.
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